Jafra is a village situated in Belaganj block of Gaya district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 365 families residing in the village Jafra. The total population of Jafra is 2,749 out of which 1,466 are males and 1,283 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jafra is 875.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jafra village is 473 which is 17% of the total population. There are 239 male children and 234 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jafra is 979 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (875) of Jafra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jafra is 68.1%. Thus Jafra village has higher literacy rate compared to 52.3% of Gaya district. The male literacy rate is 80.44% and the female literacy rate is 53.57% in Jafra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jafra village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jafra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jafra village.
In Jafra village out of total population, 1,170 were engaged in work activities. 80.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,170 workers engaged in Main Work, 338 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 419 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jafra village in Belaganj.